Category: Christianity

Do Nice Guys Finish Last?

Do nice guys finish last? I remember having a conversation with pastor and author Doug van Meter about this topic; at the time the question was formulated in my mind as ‘is there a difference between being a good man and being good at being a man?’ (he reflected on this subject here). One of…

11 Things That Are True of Content Christians

Contentment is an ever elusive thing in our modern culture. The more we have the more discontent we feel. Adverts and media are designed to breed discontentment in us. Not only do we have the world seemingly conspiring against us, but often sadness, trials and suffering threaten our contentment.  As Christians we know that we…

8 Things You Should Know About OGOD and Christianity in South African Public Schools

1. Under the Constitution, citizens have the right to establish independent schools, including religious schools, “at their own expense”. But for public schools, the National Policy on Religion dictates that the state must not pay for the promotion of any particular faith. “The state cannot allow unfair access to the use (of) its resources to…

What to Look for in a Christian Girlfriend.

The type of dating relationships we have today aren’t mentioned in the Bible. Marriage and betrothal is the only kinda thing you will find in Scripture. We infer from this that a  Christian girlfriend should be, most importantly, a potential marriage partner. A Christian man should be seeking a woman to spend his life with,…

Some Misconceptions Continue to Abound! (Infograph)

Common knowledge is sometimes not so common. This is because you’ve heard all the facts above from the news, your friends and everyone around you. Chances are, you have spread some false information around, thinking that you are right all along. Few take the time to run a back check on everything they hear. And sources such as…